Belonging to Carnival’s popular Fantasy Class ships, Carnival Elation launched in 1998 and was given an extensive upgrade in 2009. In keeping with her name, this ship is great fun for families, couples and singles alike with many activities throughout the day and into the evening. Sleekly designed and teeming with elegance and sophistication, there are also great spaces in which to wind down and relax while dining on an exquisite menu and sipping your drink of choice.
Dining onboard Carnival Elation can be an experience just as adventurous as the destinations you get to visit. Boasting cuisine from around the world and a mix of casual and more formal eateries, you’ll be spoilt for choice all throughout your cruise. There’s even room service for those who feel a little too relaxed to leave their room.Complimentary dining
Inspiration Restaurant and Imagination Restaurant are the two main dining rooms on the ship, the latter being for those with flexible dining. Dinner involves starters through to desserts and the whole experience is enhanced by entertainment in the form of singing and dancing waiters. If you’d prefer buffet-style dining and the opportunity to fill up one plate after another, look no further than Tiffany’s Restaurant, offering everything from comfort food to fresh salads and rich chocolate desserts. The food stations even have a late-night opening, perfect for all the midnight snackers out there!
For family favourites and delicious comfort foods, head to Guy’s Burger Joint and enjoy your dinner by the pool, grab a slice of pizza to go from Pizza Pirate or get a taste of fresh Mexican flavours at BlueIguana Cantina.Speciality dining
If you’re willing to pay a little extra, Carnival Elation has some excellent speciality restaurants. Sushi at Sea is ideal for those who fancy some light Japanese dining, while The Chef’s Table is the ultimate foodie experience. Take a tour around the ship’s galley, followed by a carefully curated three-course menu that you won’t find anywhere else on the cruise.
Guests will be delighted to learn that some of Carnival’s most popular events make an appearance on Carnival Elation, including the all-singing all-dancing Playlist Productions and Hasbro, The Game Show. Busy throughout the day, the Casablanca Casino really comes into its own at night, with scores of guests hoping to hit the jackpot with the table games and slot machines. In addition, if you’ve got still got enough energy after a busy day exploring, the Jekyll & Hyde Nightclub will keep the party going until the early hours.
For a more laid-back evening with some live music or a trivia night, check out one of the many bars and lounges on the ship. Atrium Bar- grab a drink here and watch the world go by at this little bar at the heart of the ship.
No matter how you choose to spend your cruise, Carnival Elation has a whole host of activities with something suited to guests of every age. Whether you’re looking to relax and unwind at the spa, top up your tan next to the pool or get active in a bit of friendly competition, what’s guaranteed is that you’ll never be at a loss for something to do.
| Two pools|
WaterWorks water park
Two hot tubs